Strangers

My memory of how we met that day
Before we fell in love, before we knew,
Is gaining golden layers in every May,
And more and more is speaking about you.

It happened suddenly: out of the blue
You stood before me. What was I to say?
We did what strangers are supposed to do;
The smiling of our eyes gave us away.

We tried to lie about it though ’t was true
That I would never want to leave, but stay
And for a while I thought you had no clue.
We were to part again, our love astray.

Now we’re two strangers on the quay, you say,
Both watching sailing ships move in the bay.

Comments on: "Strangers" (2)

  1. I really love this Ina! I’ve missed a few, I apologise, but I have been reading them, just too weary to comment after falling so badly last week. I’m still not moving around much but it’s going to take time. I have to be patient. I feel like an old woman 😊❀️ Xx

    • Hi Christine, thank you very much and don’t apologise! πŸ™‚ Glad you are back online and take good care of yourself! Big hugs❀ xxxπŸ™‚

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